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C banding

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A method used to identify chromosomes by staining with Giemsa and looking at the transverse bands in the heterochromatin of the centromere. Can be combined with Giemsa banding (G banding)...

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G banding

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A method for identifying individual chromosomes on metaphase spreads by staining with Giemsa after a brief trypsin treatment. The pattern of Giemsa banding is different from the banding...

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G banding

John Lackie.

in A Dictionary of Biomedicine

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Clinical Medicine. 45 words.

A method for identifying individual chromosomes on metaphase spreads by staining with *Giemsa after a brief trypsin treatment. The pattern of Giemsa banding is different from the banding...

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Determination of the pH of the Cryptococcus neoformans vacuole

T. S. Harrison, J. Chen, E. Simons and S. M. Levitz.

in Medical Mycology

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Infectious Diseases; Medical Toxicology; Veterinary Medicine; Environmental Science. 0 words.

We have previously demonstrated the antifungal activity of the weak bases chloroquine and quinacrine against Cryptococcus neoformans. Quinacrine, being fluorescent, was seen to be...

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Good Enough for the Third World

Dennis Cooley.

in The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy: A Forum for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine

January 2000; p ublished online January 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 0 words.

Over the past two years, much has been made by some governments and the media about the possible callous and racist distribution of Quinacrine by two Americans to sterilize women in the...

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banding patterns

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The transverse bands of different staining intensity on chromosomes. The pattern is characteristic for each chromosome and the same in most tissues. Q-bands are produced by staining with...

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Treatment of Patients with Refractory Giardiasis

Theodore E. Nash, Christopher A. Ohl, Elaine Thomas, Gangadnaran Subramanian, Paul Keiser and Thomas A. Moore.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

July 2001; p ublished online July 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 5554 words.

Giardia lamblia is one of the most common parasitic infections. Although standard treatments are usually curative, some immunocompromised patients, including patients with...

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Novel synthesis of a tetra-acridinyl peptide as a new DNA polyintercalator

Hiroyuki Ueyama, Michinori Waki, Makoto Takagi and Shigeori Takenaka.

in Nucleic Acids Symposium Series

October 2000; p ublished online October 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 0 words.

Tetra-acridinyl peptide 2 was synthesized from Fmoc-Lys(Boc)-OH and Fmoc-Lys(Acr)-OH (1) with the peptide synthesizer. The CD measurement suggested that 2 forms a special organized...

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human chromosome band designations

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Quinacrine and Giemsa-stained human metaphase chromosomes show characteristic banding patterns, and standard methods have been adopted to designate the specific patterns displayed by each...

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Reduction of membrane-bound ATPase activity in a Lactobacillus helveticus strain with slower growth at low pH

Naoyuki Yamamoto, Yoshiko Masujima and Toshiaki Takano.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

May 1996; p ublished online January 2006 .

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One acid-sensitive variant of Lactobacillus helveticus, designated L. helveticus CPN4, was isolated from L. helveticus CP790 using neomycin...

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ATG23, a novel gene required for maturation of proaminopeptidase I, but not for autophagy

Khuyen Meiling-Wesse, Fotini Bratsika and Michael Thumm.

in FEMS Yeast Research

January 2004; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. 3445 words.

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In rich media proaminopeptidase I is targeted to the vacuole via the Cvt pathway and during starvation via autophagy. We here identify Atg23...

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Chloroquine analogues in drug discovery: new directions of uses, mechanisms of actions and toxic manifestations from malaria to multifarious diseases

Md. Abdul Alim Al-Bari.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

June 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 8506 words.

Antimalarial drugs (e.g. chloroquine and its close structural analogues) were developed primarily to treat malaria; however, they are beneficial for many dermatological, immunological,...

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A comparison of three methods for detecting the acrosome reaction in human spermatozoa*

Abdel-Halim Amin, Janice L. Bailey, Bayard T. Storey, Luis Blasco and Susan Heyner.

in Human Reproduction

April 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 0 words.

This study was designed to compare three different fluorescent probes to assay the acrosome reaction in human spermatozoa: chlortetracycline (CTC), mannosylated bovine serum albumin (BSA)...

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Characterization of a Protein Recognizing Minor Groove Binders-Damaged DNA

Gennaro Colella, Marina Bonfanti, Maurizio D'Incalci and Massimo Broggini.

in Nucleic Acids Research

November 1996; p ublished online November 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3315 words.

By using electromobility shift assay (EMSA), we have identified a protein able to recognize the DNA only if it was previously reacted with minor groove binders. This protein binds with very...

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Reversal of glibenclamide-induced coronary vasoconstriction by enhanced perfusion pulsatility: possible role for nitric oxide

Pasquale Pagliaro, Nazareno Paolocci, Takayoshi Isoda, Walter F Saavedra, Genshiro Sunagawa and David A Kass.

in Cardiovascular Research

March 2000; p ublished online March 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine. 5410 words.

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Objectives: ATP-sensitive potassium channels (K+ ATP) prominently contribute to basal coronary tone; however, flow reserve...

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Role of novel dye-linked dehydrogenases in the metabolism of polyethylene glycol by pure cultures of Sphingomonas sp. N6

Fusako Kawai and Shogo Enokibara.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

July 1996; p ublished online January 2006 .

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Polyethylene glycol and diglycolic acid dehydrogenase acitivities linked with 3-(4,5-dimethyl-2-thiazolyl)-2,5-diphenyl-2H-tetrazolium bromide and...

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Apoplastic oxidation of L-asparagine is involved in the control of the green algal endophyte Acrochaete operculata Correa & Nielsen by the red seaweed Chondrus crispus Stackhouse

Florian Weinberger, Georg Pohnert, Mary-Lynn Berndt, Kamal Bouarab, Bernard Kloareg and Philippe Potin.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

May 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6304 words.

Gametophytes of the marine alga Chondrus crispus are more resistant than tetrasporophytes to infection by the filamentous endophytic alga Acrochaete operculata. It has been shown recently...

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Chloroquine-induced autophagic vacuole accumulation and cell death in glioma cells is p53 independent

Ying Geng, Latika Kohli, Barbara J. Klocke and Kevin A. Roth.

in Neuro-Oncology

May 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 4754 words.

Glioblastoma (GBM) is a high-grade central nervous system malignancy and despite aggressive treatment strategies, GBM patients have a median survival time of just 1 year. Chloroquine (CQ),...

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High-throughput measurement of the Tp53 response to anticancer drugs and random compounds using a stably integrated Tp53-responsive luciferase reporter

Taylor A. Sohn, Ravi Bansal, Gloria H. Su, Kathleen M. Murphy and Scott E. Kern.

in Carcinogenesis

June 2002; p ublished online June 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics. 6933 words.

Human Tp53 is normally a short-lived protein. Tp53 protein is stabilized and levels are increased in response to a variety of cellular stresses, including those induced by genotoxic...

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